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A Visit to Jewish Home for the Aged San Francisco

The Jewish Home of San Francisco was the first nursing home I ever visited in California back in the 1970’s. Its former Executive Director, Jerry Levine, gave me a personal tour back then that I will never forget. Yes, I have forgotten the facts of the tour, but not Jerry’s enthusiasm, compassion, and the personal way he greeted the individual residents along the way. Continue reading

Study Finds Not-for-profit Nursing Homes Provide Better Care than For-profits

A recent study published in the British Medical Journal has found that nonprofit nursing homes provide better care than their for-profit counterparts. Continue reading